Posts tagged "coach"

Bill O'Brien Stays: Penn State Puts A New Name On Paterno's Pedestal

Bill O'Brien Stays: Penn State Puts A New Name On Paterno's Pedestal
This is an absolutely crazy winter in both college football and the NFL. Nearly one-third of the teams in the NFL are replacing a head coach before next season, and the dominoes are in place for if/when a few elite college coaches like Oregon’s Chip Kelly take the money and run to the big time. Since... Read more »

Shaka Smart Does Illinois A Favor, Says No

Shaka Smart Does Illinois A Favor, Says No
Reports are indicating that Shaka Smart has turned down the head coaching job at the University of Illinois. The Chicago Sun-Times was the first media outlet to report the story. Smart, 34, reported turned down big money from the Illini to stay at VCU. VCU, of course, is doing something right now that no college... Read more »